Jang Wook Choi

Dr. Jang Wook Choi is currently Associate Professor in Graduate School of EEWS (Energy, Environment, Water, and Sustainability) at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Korea. He completed his BS degree at Seoul National University, Korea in 2002 and PhD degree at Caltech, USA in 2007, both in chemical engineering. He conducted Postdoctoral research on high capacity silicon anode design and analysis under Prof. Yi Cui at Stanford University, USA until he joined KAIST in 2010. Since the appointment at KAIST, he has performed research on various topics in rechargeable batteries, including electrode design for silicon anode, sulfur cathode, and lithium metal anode, as well as screening and analyses of various cathode phases for rechargeable lithium, sodium and magnesium batteries. He has published more than 110 papers on rechargeable batteries and filed 30 domestic/international patents.